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Post-Marketing Surveillance of Prazaxa® on the Long-term Use in Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation

This study is ongoing, but not recruiting participants.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Boehringer Ingelheim Identifier:
First received: December 12, 2011
Last updated: October 18, 2016
Last verified: October 2016
To investigate the safety and efficacy of long-term use of Prazaxa® Capsules in patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation for preventing the occurrence of ischemic stroke or systemic embolism (SEE).

Condition Intervention
Atrial Fibrillation
Drug: Prazaxa

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Post-Marketing Surveillance on the Long-Term Use of Prazaxa® Capsules in Patients With Nonvalvular Atrial Fibrillation

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Further study details as provided by Boehringer Ingelheim:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidences of adverse drug reactions [ Time Frame: up to 104 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Incidence of systemic embolism [ Time Frame: up to 104 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]
  • Incidence of stroke [ Time Frame: up to 104 weeks ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Estimated Enrollment: 6100
Study Start Date: December 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date: November 2016
Estimated Primary Completion Date: November 2016 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
Patients with NVAF Drug: Prazaxa
Dabigatran etexilate


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Genders Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Inclusion criteria:

- Patients with nonvalvular atrial fibrillation who have never received Prazaxa Capsules for preventing the occurrence of ischemic stroke and systemic embolism will be included.

Exclusion criteria:

- None

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01491178

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Sponsors and Collaborators
Boehringer Ingelheim
Study Chair: Boehringer Ingelheim Boehringer Ingelheim
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Responsible Party: Boehringer Ingelheim Identifier: NCT01491178     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 1160.130 
Study First Received: December 12, 2011
Last Updated: October 18, 2016
Health Authority: Japan: Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Atrial Fibrillation
Arrhythmias, Cardiac
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Pathologic Processes processed this record on January 18, 2017